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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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We have a berniese mountain dog and she is 5 years old. She

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We have a berniese mountain dog and she is 5 years old. She has started to do loud gags every so often and wants out to eat grass. If you let her eat the grass she will throw it up. We are doing the pepside when she does this and some times zantax. Both seem to slow it down after about 45 minutes. She is eating well and we don't let her out after eating to run around due to bloat issue that can occur. If you touch her throat some times you can cause the gag. What next? Vet appointment in three weeks.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Lisa replied 1 year ago.
Hi there. My name is ***** ***** I'm happy to help you with your question today. Just like an in person consult, I have some questions of my own to help ensure I give you the best advice possible....Does her cough look anything like this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WThsZp6ymvo&feature=relatedOr does it look like this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wdnGNClqdX0How long has she been doing this?